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Cutting corners can cost money.
"I love travel - it's so much fun to spend money in a different place."
"What's this I hear about large quanities of ice, fish, and small sea creatures being purchased by your department?"
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'No cuts in Medicare!'
Pound shop - 99p Land - 98p World.
'Wow! You weren't exaggerating when you said your company had a high cash burn rate!'
"We can't compete with that crap. They've got the crappiest crap on the internet."
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"I worry that more infrastructure spending will mean more schools!"
"This isn't about your stealing anything. It's about your not buying anything."
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"Okay. So much for scrimping and spending."
'We're going to need more money just to complete the model.'
'My dad's no dummy. He knows using 'plastic' is bad for us. I convinced him that we should use paper and go 'green'.'
'I either need more money or more coupons.'
Some new Greek gods - God of Debt, Austerity, Unemployment.
"If they didn't show commercials, people wouldn't know what to buy."
Worshipping the free market...
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"Do me a favor, Harlow. When you greet me, stop saying 'Hello, big spender!'"
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'He's bought a new TV. I hope it isn't too big.'
'No! Balancing a budget does not mean you spend everything you earn!'
'If you earn more than you spend, your net worth will grow. That's the meaning of life.'
'My credit card debt? Oh, I deleted that.'
"As requested, we're going to go over you retirement fund, so, if at all possible, let's hold questions until I have finished and I'm out in the parking lot starting my car."